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Bertha Koehn

October 10, 2021

Bertha Koehn 79, died Sunday, October 10, 2021 at Bethesda Home in Goessel, Kansas.  She was born November 18, 1941 in DeRidder, Louisiana to Daniel T. and Lena (Schmidt) Smith. On December 16, 1962 she married Marvin Dale Koehn at DeRidder, Louisiana and he preceded her in death in December 9, 2004.

Bertha was a member of the Eden Church of God in Christ, Mennonite in Burns, Kansas.  She was a loving and caring wife, mother and grandmother and enjoyed her time with family and friends.

Bertha is survived by her daughters: Loretta Koehn, Paula Toews and Bonnie and Glen Ensz; and brothers: Jim, Benton, Chester and Dan Smith. She is also survived by 6 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren and was anticipating the arrival of her 5th great grandchild in the next few months.

She is preceded in death by her parents, husband, brothers Paul and Howard Smith and Sisters Florene and Erma Koehn, Gladys Schmidt, Luana Issac and Mabel Classen.

Funeral service will be 10:30 a.m., Thursday, October 14, 2021 at Eden Mennonite Church in Burns with Ministers Darwin Schmidt and Roland Koehn presiding. Visitation will be 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Eden Mennonite Church in Burns.   Burial will be in the Eden Church Cemetery.

Memorial suggestion in Bertha’s memory is to Bethesda Home in care of Petersen Funeral Home.

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